Wes Philips is an American football coach and former player who is the current pass game coordinator and tight ends coach for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL).
He is the son of former Denver Broncos, Buffalo Bills, and Dallas Cowboys head coach Wade Phillips and the grandson of former Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints head coach Bum Phillips.
Born on February 17, 1979, in Houston, Texas, Wes Philips’s coaching career began following his return to his alma mater UTEP, where he spent one season as a student assistant. In 2004, he was hired as a quarterbacks coach at West Texas A&M University.
In 2005, the Buffaloes went 10-2 and won the Lone Star Conference with an 8–1 mark with NCAA Division II’s top-ranked passing offense. Phillips helped guide the development of quarterback Dalton Bell, who was a finalist for the Harlon Hill Trophy. After two seasons, Phillips was then hired for the same position at Baylor in 2006.
Did Wes Phillips Ever Play In The NFL?
Yes, Wes Philips played in the National Football League (NFL).
Which Team Did Wes Phillips Play For?
Wes Phillips played professional football in 2002 and 2003 as a quarterback with the San Diego Riptide of the af2 arena football league.